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Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program


The Cancer Prevention and Control Colloquia Series features current research findings from guest researchers from a variety of research disciplines. Topics cover current challenges and methods used by investigators to address gaps, advance the field of cancer prevention and control, and promote the application of successful strategies.


Usually twice a month on Tuesday from 11:00 am - noon between September and June.


NIH's Shady Grove Campus, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD (conference room locations vary).

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Presentations are open to anyone at the NIH and to the public. If you are a person with a disability and require any assistive device, services, or other reasonable accommodation to participate in this activity, please contact the Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program at (240) 276-5626 at least one week in advance of the lecture date to discuss your accommodation needs. The current dates and speakers are provided on the 2016-2017 Lectures page. Details about forthcoming speakers and topics are regularly announced in the NCI Calendar of Events and by email. For additional information, please email the colloquia coordinator at or call: (240) 276-5626.

Colloquia Series Lecture

The Psychological Impact of Awaiting Breast Diagnosis: A Preliminary Picture

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Kate Sweeny, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychology
University of California, Riverside

Tuesday, March 07, 2017
11:00 am - noon

NCI Shady Grove
TE-Seminar 110

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Last modified: 02/22/2017

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